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10 Hilarious Comedies from 2016 to Stream on Soap2Day

Hey there, folks! I'm an 18-year-old student who recently moved to the charming state of South Carolina. Life here has been pretty amazing, especially when it comes to hanging out with my new friends. On weekends, we have this awesome tradition of watching our favorite comedies on Soap2Day, and today, I'm excited to share the top 10 comedies from 2016 that have kept us laughing our hearts out.

10 Hilarious Comedies from 2016 to Stream on Soap2Day

Personal Opinion

Watching these movies on has been an absolute delight. It's like having a comedy festival in the comfort of my own home. I've laughed, I've cried (mostly from laughing too hard), and I've shared some amazing moments with friends and family. Soap2Day, you're a lifesaver!


  • Main Actors: Ryan Reynolds, Morena Baccarin, Ed Skrein
  • IMDb Rating: 8.0/10
  • TMDB Rating: 7.6/10
  • Awards: Nominated for 2 Golden Globes

Plot: Wade Wilson, a wisecracking mercenary, becomes the antihero Deadpool and seeks revenge on the man who nearly destroyed his life.
Watched With: My buddies at Jake's place, with popcorn and soda.
Personal Opinion: Hilariously unconventional superhero flick, with Ryan Reynolds nailing it.
Pros: Non-stop laughs. Cons: Not for the faint of heart.

"The Nice Guys"

  • Main Actors: Russell Crowe, Ryan Gosling, Angourie Rice
  • IMDb Rating: 7.4/10
  • TMDB Rating: 7.3/10
  • Awards: None at major film festivals

Plot: A mismatched pair of private investigators uncovers a conspiracy while looking for a missing girl.
Watched With: My brother; we couldn't stop laughing at Gosling's antics.
Personal Opinion: Underrated gem with fantastic chemistry between Crowe and Gosling.
Pros: Sharp humor, great characters. Cons: Lacks major awards recognition.


  • Main Actors (Voice Cast): Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, Idris Elba
  • IMDb Rating: 8.0/10
  • TMDB Rating: 7.6/10
  • Awards: Oscar for Best Animated Feature

Plot: Bunny cop Judy Hopps teams up with a sly fox to solve a mystery in the bustling city of Zootopia.
Watched With: My little cousin, who adored the cute characters.
Personal Opinion: A hilarious and heartwarming animated flick.
Pros: Clever social commentary, lovable characters. Cons: None!

"The Edge of Seventeen"

  • Main Actors: Hailee Steinfeld, Woody Harrelson, Kyra Sedgwick
  • IMDb Rating: 7.3/10
  • TMDB Rating: 7.4/10
  • Awards: Hailee Steinfeld won a Critics' Choice Award

Plot: Awkward high schooler Nadine navigates the challenges of adolescence with the help (or lack thereof) of her teacher and best friend.
Watched With: My high school friends; we could all relate!
Personal Opinion: A brutally honest and funny coming-of-age story.
Pros: Relatable, great performances. Cons: Some clichés.

"Hunt for the Wilderpeople"

  • Main Actors: Sam Neill, Julian Dennison, Rima Te Wiata
  • IMDb Rating: 7.9/10
  • TMDB Rating: 7.8/10
  • Awards: Won Best Feature at the Sundance Film Festival

Plot: A misfit boy and his foster uncle embark on a hilarious adventure through th>e New Zealand wilderness while evading authorities.
Watched With: My dad, who loved the stunning New Zealand scenery.
Personal Opinion: Quirky, heartwarming, and incredibly funny.
Pros: Unique, great chemistry. Cons: None.

"Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping"

  • Main Actors: Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone, Akiva Schaffer
  • IMDb Rating: 6.7/10
  • TMDB Rating: 6.6/10
  • Awards: None at major film festivals

Plot: A former boy band member's attempt to launch a solo career goes hilariously wrong.
Watched With: My college roommate, who's a big Andy Samberg fan.
Personal Opinion: A mockumentary that pokes fun at pop culture.
Pros: Side-splitting humor, catchy songs. Cons: Not for everyone's taste.

"The Lobster"

  • Main Actors: Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, John C. Reilly
  • IMDb Rating: 7.2/10
  • TMDB Rating: 7.1/10
  • Awards: Nominated for the Palme d'Or at Cannes

Plot: In a dystopian world, single people must find a mate within 45 days or be transformed into animals.
Watched With: My film club; we had some deep discussions afterward.
Personal Opinion: A bizarre and darkly funny exploration of love and conformity.
Pros: Unique, thought-provoking. Cons: Can be unsettling.

"The Fundamentals of Caring"

  • Main Actors: Paul Rudd, Craig Roberts, Selena Gomez
  • IMDb Rating: 7.3/10
  • TMDB Rating: 7.2/10
  • Awards: None at major film festivals

Plot: A caregiver and his disabled teenage client embark on a road trip, discovering life's joys and challenges.
Watched With: My best friend, who's also into heartwarming dramas.
Personal Opinion: A touching comedy-drama with great performances.
Pros: Heartfelt, relatable. Cons: A bit predictable.

"Sing Street"

  • Main Actors: Ferdia Walsh-Peelo, Lucy Boynton, Aidan Gillen
  • IMDb Rating: 7.9/10
  • TMDB Rating: 8.0/10
  • Awards: None at major film festivals

Plot: A teenager forms a band to win the heart of a girl and escape his troubled family life.
Watched With: My music-loving friend; we couldn't get enough of the soundtrack.
Personal Opinion: A feel-good film with an awesome '80s vibe.
Pros: Great music, charming characters. Cons: Somewhat predictable.

"Don't Think Twice"

  • Main Actors: Keegan-Michael Key, Gillian Jacobs, Mike Birbiglia
  • IMDb Rating: 6.7/10
  • TMDB Rating: 6.6/10
  • Awards: None at major film festivals

Plot: A tight-knit improv comedy group faces upheaval when one of its members gets a big break.
Watched With: My drama club pals; we appreciated the inside look at comedy.
Personal Opinion: A bittersweet exploration of friendship and success.
Pros: Relatable, witty dialogue. Cons: A bit slow at times.


These 10 comedies from 2016 are an absolute blast to watch on Soap2Day, whether you're chilling with friends, family, or even by yourself. Each offers something unique, from laugh-out-loud moments to heartwarming stories. So, grab your popcorn, cue up Soap2Day, and let the laughter begin!